Are you sick and tired of waiting for a tardy federal court judge who can’tseem to start court hearings on time? Have you all but given up on getting akey ruling in an important case? Is steam coming out of your ears becauseyour case is stalled until a judge rules on a motion to compel discovery?Go ahead and complain. In fact, Chief U.S. District Judge Edward B. Davis isencouraging that.

Davis has appointed 10 prominent South Florida lawyers to the FederalJudicial Evaluation Committee. Lawyers with a gripe or suggestion can speakwith individual members or the entire group, which will pass along thecomments to a particular judge or the entire federal bench when warranted.The names of the lawyers will be kept confidential.